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Bix Museum Audio Archives To Go Online, 49th Jazz Fest Starts Friday

July 30th, 2020

The Friends of the Davenport Public Library recently won a state of Iowa grant to make material about jazz legend Bix Beiderbecke much more accessible to the public. The library earned nearly $15,000 from the Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs to digitize audio recordings for the Bix Beiderbecke Museum and World Archive, which opened three years ago at the lower level of River Music Experience, 2nd and Main streets, Davenport. The collection of 239 reel-to-reel tapes and other media formats, including cassettes, CDs and VHS tapes, has been stored at the lower level of the Davenport Main Library,... Read More

Davenport’s Rhythm City Casino Introduces Star-Powered Comedy Series

June 9th, 2020

Rhythm City Casino Resort is bringing the funny — and some big names in the laugh game — to their new Comedy Series inside the Rhythm Room. The series includes performances by Josh Arnold, Michael Winslow, Mary Mack, Tim Meadows, Ryan Niemiller and Todd McCommas. The monthly performances begin in August. For ticket information and more, please visit rhythmcitycasino.com/rhythmroom.html. Tickets for all performances go on sale this Friday at 10 AM CST. These performances are open to those 21 years or older with a valid photo ID and those that are legally able to game in the state of... Read More

Rhythm City Casino Opening Monday!

May 31st, 2020

Pursuant to Governor Kim Reynolds’ May 26th emergency health proclamation allowing casinos to re-open in accordance with the Iowa Department of Public Health, the Department of Inspection and Appeals and the CDC guidelines, Elite Casino Resorts’ Rhythm City Casino Resort® plans to re-open casino operations to the public on Monday, June 1st at 6 AM pending IRGC approval.  ELITE Sportsbook™ will also re-open on June 1st for new sign ups and in person sports wagering. The hotel, The Spa, Ruthie’s Steak & Seafood, Draft Day Sports Lounge, and The Market opened on May 20th and are currently... Read More

Quad-Cities Organizations Partner To Fight Pandemic Impact

April 3rd, 2020

DAVENPORT — Several nonprofits and donors in the area are banding together to help many in the Quad-Cities hurt by the coronavirus crisis. Last month, the Regional Development Authority canceled its spring grant cycle and instead is supporting a Quad Cities Community Foundation disaster relief fund and local nonprofits that serve the most vulnerable. Matt Mendenhall, president/CEO of RDA, said applications are normally due at the end of March for the spring; the board would approve grants in mid-May, and checks sent by late May or early June. “When we looked at what was going on, we realized... Read More

Rhythm City Casino Closing Through March 31

March 16th, 2020

Davenport’s Rhythm City Casino will be the latest local entertainment facility to close its doors due to coronavirus concerns. According to a statement from Elite Casino Resorts, owners of Rhythm City Casino, announced today: We’re in unprecedented times. The spread of COVID-19 has disrupted every aspect of our lives, and everything is changing quickly.  Therefore, Elite Casino Resorts is instituting a temporary public closure beginning today at 5pm, Monday, March 16th, with an estimated reopening on March 31st.  This impacts Riverside Casino & Golf Resort®, Grand Falls Casino... Read More

Powerman, Adema, Flaw, Saliva Rocking Rhythm City!

March 12th, 2020

Four gold and platinum selling powerhouse’s team up for the hottest ticket of the summer! That ticket features Saliva, Powerman 5000, Adema and Flaw! Nu Metal Revival 2020 is coming to the Event Center at Rhythm City Casino Resort on Sunday, July 5, 2020 at 6:30 PM.  Tickets go on sale Friday, March 13 at 10 AM CST. Tickets are $35 General Admission with early entry included and $25 for General Admission. Tickets may be purchased online at rhythmcitycasino.com, by calling 844-852-4FUN or in person at The Market gift shop inside Rhythm City Casino. All ages are welcome. Grammy nominated Saliva... Read More

Comedian Bill Engvall Heads to Rhythm City

March 4th, 2020

Experience the comedy of Bill Engvall at Rhythm City Casino (7077 Elmore Avenue Davenport) this Friday Mar 6 at 6:30 and 9 p.m. Most recently, Bill was a contestant on season 17 of ABC’s Dancing with the Stars, and as a fan favorite, he made it to the finals. Earlier this year, Bill lent his voice to the animated comedy series Bounty Hunters, which aired on CMT. He previously starred in, and executive produced, the TBS sitcom The Bill Engvall Show. Bill was part of the enormously successful Blue Collar Comedy concert films, which sold over nine million units and received a Grammy nomination.... Read More

Looking for fun in the Quad Cities this week? Check out FUN10!

March 1st, 2020

Whether you’re visiting from out of town or looking for some entertainment in your own backyard, the Quad-Cities is full of fun activities this week and every week! Live concerts? Local theatre? Comedy? Art? We’ve got it all! And in that spirit, QuadCities.com proudly presents our latest new feature, FUN10, a list of the top 10 things to do in the Quad Cities this week, and every week! Every Sunday, we’ll drop a new FUN10, to give you a head start on your week and a heads up on what’s going on over the coming seven days. Check out FUN10 every Sunday for the details on ten awesome... Read More

Dennis DeYoung Rhythm City Show Rescheduled

February 26th, 2020

The Dennis DeYoung: The Grand Illusion 40th Anniversary Album Tour originally scheduled for Saturday, February 29 at Rhythm City Casino Resort will be rescheduled for a later date. Unfortunately, Dennis came down with a severe fever and had to cancel a few of his upcoming shows. Our well wishes are with Dennis at this time. We ask guests to hold on to their tickets as all tickets will be honored for the rescheduled date that will be announced as soon as possible. If for any reason, guests do not want to attend the new date, refunds will be issued through March 31. No refunds will be issued after... Read More

Have A Spicy Fat Tuesday With Figge Cajun Cook Off At Rhythm City Casino

February 20th, 2020

Kick off Mardi Gras right here in the Quad Cities, with the Eighth annual Cajun Cook-Off to benefit the Figge Art Museum! The spicy gig will be held at the Rhythm City Casino Event Center on Fat Tuesday, February 25, from 5-8 p.m. Eleven local chefs will be stationed around the Event Center at the Rhythm City Casino. Each chef will be cooking Cajun-inspired dishes for guests to sample and vote for their favorite. Participating chefs include Chef Aaron McMahon from Davenport Country Club, Chef Gary Ames from Rhythm City Casino, Chef Shawn Timmerman from The Tangled Wood, Chef Mark Thompson from... Read More

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